Syrian men evacuate a victim following an air strike by regime forces in the northern city of Aleppo on August 26, 2013. Syria's opposition accused pro-regime forces of opening fire at UN weapons inspectors on their way to a suspected chemical weapons site outside Damascus in a bid to hinder their investigation. (Photo by: ABO AL-NUR SADK/AFP/Getty Images)

Senator Bill Nelson Calls For Military Action Against Syria

Florida Senator Bill Nelson believes Syria has used chemical weapons against its own people and that the United States and other nations should take military action against the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad.

CBS Miami–08/27/2013


Something Extra: Divorce Dilemma

Love and marriage… and divorce.


Source: CBS4) Alan Phillip Gross

Lawyer For American Held In Cuba Claims Care Tantamount To Torture

A lawyer for an American man imprisoned in Cuba for nearly three years has written to the United Nations’ anti-torture expert saying the treatment of his client “will surely amount to torture” if he continues to be denied certain medical care.


(Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images For BET)

Beyonce Serenades The UN

Superstar singer Beyonce has serenaded a different New York City venue: The United Nations.



UN: Half-Million Haiti Cholera Cases By Dec.

New numbers from the World Health Organization are providing a sobering look at how bad the health conditions in Haiti have become in 2011.


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Angelina Jolie Considers New Role With UN Agency

Angelina Jolie says she’s considering taking on a new and expanded role with the U.N. refugee agency for which she already serves as goodwill ambassador.